Getting Started in Neverwinter Nights

  • You must have Neverwinter Nights Platinum edition or the original with all expansion packs.  This is not Neverwinter Nights 2, the platform is the original Neverwinter Nights. 
  • Neverwinter Nights Platinum can be purchased as a CD from Amazon or a digital download from Note: If you purchase the digital copy, you must contact support to issue unique CD-keys for your copy. They're content with sending the same key for all purchases which causes issues with multiplayer games.
  • You must read and agree to the Player Rules before you login.
  • You will need to download the lastest hak paks and the latest tlk file, which can be found on the NWN Downloads page. Instructions on what to do with the files is noted next to each file on the downloads page.
  • You must then conceive a background story for your character making sure to adhere to the restrictions and guidelines set. It is usually suggested one creates a simple character to get a feel for the world then proceed to a more curious denizen. 
  • Please see Character Submission for instructions regarding the format submissions should take and some rules about what is and is not allowed in a character submission. You must have you character approved before logging in to the world. All characters start out at level 1.

Have fun, and welcome to a great community!